XXXVIII Annual Meeting of the Willi Hennig Society

Sunday, May 26th – Friday, May 31st, 2019

University of California at Berkely


  • TBA


  • early-bird registration TBA
  • late registration TBA

Student Travel Awards

  • applications are due TBA

Marie Stopes Travel Awards

  • Students who travel from within North America will receive US $600 each.

Kurt Milton Pickett Intercontinental Awards

  • Students who travel from outside of North America will receive US $1,200 each.

Applicants will either present an oral paper or poster at the annual meeting and are currently graduate students or have recently finished their Ph.D. (less than one year ago at the time of the meeting).

Applications should be submitted electronically to the chair of the Student Travel Award Committee, Torsten Dikow (DikowT at, in a single PDF document. Complete applications consist of a CV, a travel budget to justify the proposed expenses, and a one-page abstract (not to exceed 500 words) of an oral paper or poster to be presented at the meeting. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Only graduate students and recent Ph.D. graduates are eligible, and the advisor must certify status in a separate email to the chair of the Student Travel Award Committee.

For further information on the meeting contact:

  • Brent Mishler – Chair of organizing committee – e-mail